A teenager from Cheshire who was caught in an avalanche on Mount Everest says he has been left deeply shocked by his experience
19-year-old Alex Staniforth was climbing the mountain when the landslide was triggered by the Nepal earthquake.
He spoke to Tony Morris and Lucy Meacock in our Media City studio about his journey.
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A Lancashire charity which runs a school in Nepal has appealed to help as it supports the earthquake recovery effort.